Psychometric Properties of the Problematic Internet Use Questionnaire Short-Form (PIUQ-SF-6) in a Nationally Representative Sample of Adolescents.

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Demetrovics, Z; Király, O; Koronczai, B; Griffiths, MD; Nagygyörgy, K; Elekes, Z; Tamás, D; Kun, B; Kökönyei, G; Urbán, R;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science (PLoS)
  • Journal: PLoS ONE,volume 11,issue 8 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0159409, pmc: PMC4978438
  • Subject: Behavioral Addiction | Research Article | Education | Sociology | Alcohols | Mental Health and Psychiatry | Chemical Compounds | Population Groupings | Physical Sciences | Psychology | People and Places | Organic Chemistry | Games | Behavior | Chemistry | Biology and Life Sciences | Computer and Information Sciences | Adolescents | Computer Networks | Mood Disorders | Addiction | Recreation | Psychometrics | Medicine | Age Groups | Q | R | Schools | Social Sciences | Science | Medicine and Health Sciences | Depression | Organic Compounds | Internet

Despite the large number of measurement tools developed to assess problematic Internet use, numerous studies use measures with only modest investigation into their psychometric properties. The goal of the present study was to validate the short (6-item) version of the P... View more
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